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Man United, Inter Headline German Europa League Knockout Showdown

PARIS, France- Manchester United, Inter Milan and Sevilla headline a quintet of former champions travelling to Germany for a remodelled eight-team straight knockout tournament that will crown the winner of a Europa League campaign heavily disrupted by the coronavirus...

Man United, Inter Milan Into Europa League Quarterfinals

PARIS, France- Manchester United edged LASK 2-1 and Inter Milan beat Getafe 2-0 on Wednesday in rescheduled ties due to the coronavirus pandemic to clinch places in the quarter finals of the Europa League.United had a 5-0 lead from...

Maestro To Mister: Andrea Pirlo Takes Over As New Juventus Coach

MILAN, Italy- Former Italy and Juventus star Andrea Pirlo was appointed the Italian champions' new coach, just hours after Maurizio Sarri's sacking with the club promising a "new chapter in world football".Sarri, 61, leaves Juventus after just one season,...

Messi Inspires Barcelona But Will Need To Improve For Bayern Test

MADRID, Spain- Lionel Messi scored a brilliant solo goal as Barcelona saw off Napoli on Saturday but they are likely to need something even more special from their captain to beat Bayern Munich in the quarter-finals.Messi's weaving run and...

COVID-19! Footballers Will Be Sent Off For Coughing Deliberately

LONDON, United Kingdom- Footballers can be sent off if referees judge they have coughed deliberately at opponents or match officials in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, say the sport's rule-makers and England's Football Association.The International Football Association Board...

Lampard Fumes Over Complacency After FA Cup Final Loss To Arsenal

LONDON, United Kingdom- Frank Lampard accused his Chelsea flops of complacency after they blew the lead in Saturday's FA Cup final defeat against Arsenal.Lampard's side made the perfect start at Wembley as Christian Pulisic fired them ahead.But Arsenal captain...

PSG Clinch Domestic Treble After Edging Lyon In French League Cup Final

PARIS, France- Pablo Sarabia scored the winning penalty in a shoot-out as Paris Saint-Germain warmed up for their assault on the Champions League in Lisbon by defeating Lyon in Friday's French League Cup final to claim another domestic treble.The...

Frank Lampard Aims To Cap Chelsea Return With FA Cup Glory

LONDON, United Kingdom- Frank Lampard has set his sights on capping an impressive first season as Chelsea manager by leading the Blues to FA Cup glory against Arsenal on Saturday.Lampard enjoyed four FA Cup final victories as a Chelsea...

Man United, Chelsea Secure Top 4 As Bournemouth, Watford Relegated

LONDON, United Kingdom- Manchester United and Chelsea sealed Champions League places on Sunday as Bournemouth and Watford fell through the trapdoor on a dramatic final day of the longest Premier League season.Liverpool were crowned champions last month but there...

West Brom Back In The Top Flight After Last Day Championship Drama

LONDON, United Kingdom- West Bromwich Albion clinched promotion to the Premier League with a 2-2 draw against QPR as rivals Brentford faltered on a dramatic final day of the Championship season.Slaven Bilic's side will join Championship title winners Leeds...


Tottenham Hotspurs Son Begins Three-Week Military Training

SEOUL, South Korea- Tottenham Hotspur's South Korean striker Son Heung-min began his three-week military training at a marines boot camp on Monday, a report...